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Internet providers in 49087

Find internet providers serving the 49087 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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49087 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL18%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL75%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable75%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable1.290%
Midwest Energy & Communications $65.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic17%
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49087 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 49087 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Michigan - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 49087 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 74% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 55% of those living in the 49087 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 49087 area, and 76.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 49087, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Schoolcraft

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 11 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Midwest Energy & Communications 164 Mbps 117 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 55 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 123 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 49087

The largest internet providers serving the 49087 ZIP code are AT&T, Frontier, and Xfinity bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many in the 49087 ZIP code, covering 18% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 75% of the area. Schoolcraft’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 75% of residents in the 49087 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

18%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 49087 ZIP code, covering 18% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Schoolcraft, $56.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Schoolcraft, $0.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 49087 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Schoolcraft's providers, 226 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

75%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 49087 ZIP code, covering 75% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Schoolcraft, $56.49.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

75%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 49087 ZIP code, covering 75% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 49087 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Schoolcraft, $56.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Schoolcraft, $0.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 49087 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Schoolcraft's providers, 226 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 49087 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 49087 and the greater Schoolcraft area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Schoolcraft at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Schoolcraft at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 49087 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Schoolcraft may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Schoolcraft DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 49087 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 49087 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 18% of households in 49087. The next fastest internet provider in the 49087 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 75% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 49087 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Schoolcraft, $56.49.

Midwest Energy & Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 49087 ZIP code, covering 17% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.